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Senior Getting Scammed

The Never-Ending Scams on Seniors

Con artists adapt to the times, technology and trends, so they’ll use a variety of approaches to target seniors. The fact that seniors have some familiarity with technology and are comfortable with texts, emails and phone calls makes a con artist’s job simpler.

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Steve Baker talks about why you should check your credit score and full report today.

Check Your Credit Score Today – Here’s Why!

Every time you pay a bill or apply for credit, your data gets sent to a credit agency. Someone could make a mistake and put an error on your credit report. Or worse, someone could have stolen your identity or your credit information and be using your credit without you knowing. These are just some…

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Amira Dhalla of Consumer Reports provides some online shopping safety tips for this holiday shopping season.

Online Shopping Safety Tips: How to Protect Yourself Online

The holiday season is prime time for phishers, scammers, and cybercriminals. They know you’re ready to buy, and they want to steal your money. Knowing some online shopping safety tips can help you protect yourself and your money. Read on to learn how to protect yourself online and keep your information and money away from…

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Lou Baxter has worked with fraud victims for years - here's what she's learned.

Supporting Fraud Victims Can Be Fraud Prevention

Scammers and fraudsters know that the more vulnerable you are, the more likely you are to get caught in a scam. What makes that scary is that we and our loved ones are all vulnerable at some point. And the worst part: Fraud victims are much more likely to be victims of more scams and…

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Kevin Roundy has some advice for data breach protection.

Data Breach Protection: How to Keep Your Personal Information Secure

Data breaches happen. In fact, data breaches happen more often than you might expect. And once your information is exposed, it can be sold and resold to anyone who might want to access your accounts or steal your identity. Data breach protection is essential to proactively secure your private information. See Protect Your Social Security…

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Kevin Mitnick - Most Notorious Hacker

How Kevin Mitnick Went from the FBI’s Most Wanted List to Successful Businessman…and Good Guy

Hacking has almost become its own industry, nut in Kevin Mitnick’s time, it wasn’t like that. Kevin Mitnick gained his fame because he was among the most notorious of the early hackers.  

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Butchery Scam Shop

“Pig Butchering” Combines Text Scams, Crypto Scams and More

Pig butchering, a horrible name for a large theft of money, starts with a scam texts that have become a big problem, especially in the U.S.

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Titania Jordan of Bark talks about internet safety for kids.

Internet Safety for Kids: How to Protect Your Children in the Online World

As our kids are more and more online, it becomes easier and easier for them to encounter online predators, cyberbullying, pornographic and violent content, and other dangers. Internet safety for kids is essential. As parents, we need to educate and empower our children to be safe on their devices. See Keeping Children Safe Online with…

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